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Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 07:31 AM EDT

Miami-Dade School Teaching Next Generation of TV Journalists

Miami-Dade School Teaching Next Generation of TV Journalists

Every morning at 8:50 am, it’s show time at FBN News - but this live newscast is not produced in a typical newsroom, but inside a high school classroom as part of the intensive TV production program in the...

Monday, Mar 11, 2019 at 08:39 PM EDT

Girl Power Evident at Young Women’s Preparatory Academy

Girl Power Evident at Young Women’s Preparatory Academy

It’s not for everyone. Only students who are ready for a challenging academic environment, only students who like a small-school feel, and only students who are female belong at Young Women’s Preparatory...

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 08:50 PM EST

High School Student Collects Toiletries, Clothing for Homeless Women

High School Student Collects Toiletries, Clothing for Homeless Women

If you’re looking for Elettlia Addison-Phelps, her friends say you’ll find her in the front row, always ready to jump into the classroom discussion.

Monday, Mar 11, 2019 at 01:59 PM EDT

Students Virtually Dissect Humans at South Florida School

Students Virtually Dissect Humans at South Florida School

We all had to dissect small animals, like frogs or fish, in high school. Human being were definitely not on the table. So what’s going on at Saint Thomas Aquinas High School in Fort Lauderdale?

Monday, Mar 4, 2019 at 07:32 PM EST

Indian Ridge Middle School's Straight A's

Indian Ridge Middle School's Straight A's

Schools can’t rest on their laurels anymore, there’s too much competition out there. So even though Indian Ridge Middle School has been an “A” school since the state’s grading system started 18 years ago, the...

Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 at 08:22 AM EST

Emiliano Saldana Doesn't Let Disability Discourage Him

Emiliano Saldana Doesn't Let Disability Discourage Him

Emiliano Saldana likes to say music is life, and the drums are his passion. “I feel like I’m empowered when I have my sticks in my hand,” Emiliano said. Kids who have cerebral palsy aren’t supposed to be able...

Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019 at 08:01 PM EST

High School Interns Get Firsthand Look at Miami-Dade Court System

High School Interns Get Firsthand Look at Miami-Dade Court System

Adrian and Gabby are pioneers, they're among the 13 students taking advantage of this brand-new part of the district's Academic Year Internship Program. The kids are mentored by judges, and students from any...

Monday, Feb 25, 2019 at 07:14 PM EST

Southridge Senior's Renaissance: Highest Graduation Rate, New Magnet Programs

Southridge Senior's Renaissance: Highest Graduation Rate, New Magnet Programs

The Home of the Spartans is enjoying a renaissance. The Ridge just had its best graduation rate ever, at 88 percent, so they're on the right trajectory.

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 at 08:52 PM EST

Powerhouse Student Overcomes Obstacles to Succeed

Powerhouse Student Overcomes Obstacles to Succeed

She moved to the United States just over a year ago, and Allison Martinez has already become a force at Hialeah Senior High School.

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 at 07:23 PM EST

'Thrive by 5' Initiative Invests in Early Childhood Education

'Thrive by 5' Initiative Invests in Early Childhood Education

Everyone knows the importance of child day care for the economy. It allows parents to work while their children are in a safe environment. High-quality pre-kindergarten takes day care to a more important level,...

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